Institute of Museum and Library Services: IMLS Awards $2.2 Million For African American History And Culture Museums

Institute of Museum and Library Services: IMLS Awards $2.2 Million For African American History And Culture Museums. “The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) today announced 26 grants to museums in 18 states totaling $2,231,000 through the Museum Grants for African American History and Culture (AAHC) program. Forty organizations requested grants totaling $3,742,061. The list of AAHC awardees provides descriptions of funded projects. IMLS made awards in 18 states: Alabama (3), California, District of Columbia, Florida (4), Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Missouri, Nebraska, New York (2), North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (3), Texas, and Washington.”